- “A devastating portrait of a fractured mind in fugue”. Owen Williams - Empire
- “Hallucinatory, unnerving, intense”. Kim Newman - Screen International
- “Bold, stylistic, ambitious”. Jonathan Coe - The New Statesman
- “Tremendously moving. Justin Salinger is absolutely superb”. Peter Bradshaw - The Guardian
- “Glorious. A timely, tragic myth”. Anton Bitel - Sight & Sound
1968: An inexperienced sailor enters a round the world race which he fears he won't be able to complete yet alone win. In order to save his dignity, he decides to cheat to come last but things don't go according to plan.
Great Point Media presents a Splash Page Media / Sterling Pictures production a Simon Rumey film Crowhurst Justin Salinger Casting Director Manuel Puro Music by Richard Chester Costume Designer Lisa Duncan Hair & Makeup Designer Katie Blanchett Edited by Agnieszka Liggett Production Designer Chris Barber Director of Photography Milton Kam Line Producer Tamsin Wiley Executive Producers Nicolas Roeg Jim Reeve Robert Halmi Jnr. Written by Andy Briggs Additional Writing by Simon Rumley Produced by Michael Riley Directed by Simon Rumley
Duration: 103mins Int. Sales: GPM Sales Distrib: StudioCanal